Apr. 4th, 1952
London, England, UK
Cherie Lunghi's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- Better known today for a series of British instant coffee ads (Kenco).
- Leading ingénue at the Royal Shakespeare Company in the late 70s (Perdita, Cordelia, Viola), then left to portray Guinevere in _Excalibur (1981)_ (qv) and pursue a film career.
- Cherie played Hedvig in The Wild Duck and Alice in Alice in Wonderland on BBC radio while still a pupil at the Arts Educational School in Hyde Park.
- Has one daughter with film director Roland Joffé, 'Nathalie Lunghi' (qv) (full name Nathalie Kathleen Lunghi-Joffé), born 26 August 1986.
- Brought up by her mother and aunts in west London when her Italian father abandoned the family,.